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Rooks Surname


Frequency of Rooks in the US

2000 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, ROOKS ranked #4,867 in frequency out of 151,671 surnames for which statistics were released from the 2000 Census. 6,625 people, or approximately 1 in every 40,719 individuals in the US had this surname in 2000.

Name Rank Count Percent
Non-Hispanic Hispanic
(of any
race)
White Black American
Indian/
Alaskan
Native
Asian/
Pacific
Islander
Two
or More
Races
ROOKS4,8676,62566.48%28.88%1.34%0.41%1.34%1.55%
US Top 151,671 269,762,087 69.8% 11.8% 0.7% 3.7% 1.7% 12.3%

Source: "Genealogy Data: Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 2000", US Census Bureau.

1990 US Census

Accoring to the US Census Bureau, ROOKS ranked #5,145 in frequency out of 88,799 surnames for which statistics were released from the 1990 Census. Approximately 1 in every 50,000 individuals in the US had this surname in 1990.

Source: "Frequently Occurring Surnames from Census 1990", US Census Bureau.

Rooks Graves on Histopolis

Histopolis currently has 61 grave(s) with the surname Rooks.

Search the Histopols Grave Index for the surname Rooks.

Resource Links for Rooks


Rooks Genealogy and Family History Research [DistantCousin.com]
http://distantcousin.com/SurnameResources/Surname.asp?Surname=Rooks

Rooks Family Genealogy Forum [GenForum - Genealogy.com]
http://genforum.genealogy.com/rooks/

Rooks Surname Resource Center [SurnameWeb.org]
http://www.surnameweb.org/Rooks/surnames.htm


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